After Dark: A guided night walk with author Annette Lees

After Dark: A guided night walk with author Annette Lees

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Arataki Visitor Centre

300 Scenic Drive

Waitakere, Auckland 0604

New Zealand

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Join Annette Lees, author of ‘After Dark: Walking into the nights of Aotearoa’ on a guided night-time walk in the Waitākere Ranges.

About this event

Explore the walking trails around Arataki Visitor Centre and discover those sounds and stories which only reveal themselves under the cover of darkness.

This event is part of Auckland Council Libraries' We Read Auckland | Ka Pānui Tātau i Tāmaki Makaurau, jointly hosted by Titirangi Library and Arataki Visitor Centre.

  • Places are strictly limited and registration is essential.
  • This event is not suitable for children under the age of 12.
  • Please wear appropriate walking shoes, dress warmly and bring waterproof clothing.
  • A reasonable level of fitness is required.

About the author: Annette Lees is a Waitākere-based writer and nature enthusiast. She holds an MSc in Protected Landscape Management, a BSc in Ecology and has published three non-fiction books about people and nature, most recently After Dark: Walking into the nights of Aotearoa, which has been longlisted for the 2022 Ockham NZ Book Awards.

Copies of After Dark will be available for purchase at the event.

To read more about Annette and her writing, please click here.

For more information about the event, please contact Titirangi Library:

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